September 25, 2013 Subject:
OK film about the NYA or the National Youth Administration, helping kids get ready for wartime jobs (if they're not in the service!) by training them to be factory workers! Oh boy! Even girls get to go too! The lack of music in this really was the big problem in this one.
June 28, 2012 Subject:
National Youth Administration
"The National Youth Administration (NYA) was a New Deal agency in the United States that focused on providing work and education for Americans between the ages of 16 and 25. It operated from June, 26 1935 to 1939 as part of the Works Progress Administration (WPA). Following the passage of the Reorganization Act of 1939, the NYA was transferred from the WPA to the Federal Security Agency. In 1942, the NYA was transferred to the War Manpower Commission (WMC). The NYA officially folded in 1943..."